Yachtmaster Instructor Jobs

RYA Yachtmaster Instructor Jobs Greece 2017

Region: Greece
Yacht Master Instructor positions available with Island Sailing in Greece.

About Us

Island Sailing is one of the fastest growing British sailing companies operating in Greece. With a passion for sailing and a love for the Greek islands Island Sailing is a British fully accredited RYA Training Centre offering a comprehensive range of practical RYA sailing courses from our base on Lefkas, Greece. We also offer the best selection of modern cruising yachts in the Ionian islands, the ArgoSaronic Gulf and the Cyclades islands from 31 – 55 feet for bareboat, skippered charter and flotilla sailing.  We offer some of the best sailing conditions in the Mediterranean on fantastic yachts for a great mix of clients. Our season starts in May and ends in October.

About the Role

A key position in our dedicated Training Centre team you will be responsible for teaching the RYA Sail Cruising Scheme and ensuring yachts are set up and presented to Island Sailing’s standards and RYA requirements.

In this fulfilling role you will be responsible for providing professional instruction to all levels from Start Yachting to Coastal Skipper and skippering charters for up to 9 clients on modern sailing yachts up to 55 feet ensuring a safe and enjoyable sailing environment and the highest level of customer service at all times. All RYA sailing courses run from our base at Lefkas marina and skippered charters are from Lefkas marina and Alimos marina in Athens. Working as part of an enthusiastic team you will also offer support at base when not training or on charter. This position is for the full season and beyond.

About You

  • RYA Yachtmaster Instructor
  • Knowledge of health & safety legislation
  • Knowledge of the RYA Sailing School syllabus and standards
  • Ability to work as a flexible and reliable member of the team
  • Sociable and positive personality
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Highly motivated
  • Good communication skills both oral and written
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Fluent English

Package Includes:

  • Accommodation onboard / ashore
  • Return flights from the UK / Europe
  • End of season bonus
  • Corporate clothing
  • Training and support

Working hours vary and you must be flexible to cover operational requirements. This role involves working flexible work patterns and will require working weekends and/or evenings from bases at Lefkas and Athens. Applicants should hold an EU passport.

For more information, please contact us by emailing contact@island-sailing.com

Apply Now: Please email your CV including a recent photograph and a covering letter to contact@island-sailing.com